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HOW TO DEAL WITH YOUR STUBBORN CHILD

MORE ABOUT HOW TO DEAL WITH YOUR STUBBORN CHILD, PART II

Try the ‘yes’ strategy with your child: ask your kid questions that prompt to answer with ‘yes’ three times at least consecutively such as “How about taking your bath toys and swimming goggles with you into the bath?” The three yeses in a row will break down your kid’s resistance. When taking your child to bed, follow the options strategy like “which book do you want us to read before sleep?” If your kid responds “I am not going to sleep now”, do not give in and say calmly “then you choose not to read tonight”, and if your kid makes a fuss, stick to your word so that this episode will not be repeated the next day. You need …

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HOW TO DEAL WITH YOUR STUBBORN CHILD

TIPS ON HOW TO DEAL WITH YOUR STUBBORN CHILD

Some kids are not easygoing and butt heads with their parents all the time; you can call them strong- willed or stubborn and if your kid is one of those, the straightforward methods to get them to follow your directions will not work. Instead of pleading or yelling, you need to follow the sneaky parenting strategies. Sneaky here does not mean being manipulative with your child but rather smart; it means taking the sideways approach with your kids rather than the straight one and using creativity to have what you want accomplished. With kids who need more control, giving them choices and asking their opinion are the easy way to get them to do what we desire. Stubborn children are …

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